Having problems with your Canon EOS 400D Digital Camera ?

I have a Canon EOS 400D. Photographs are appearing with what looks like round marks or bubbles in the image. I've cleaned and changed the lenses but it still appears. I am wary about cleaning inside the camera and especially the sensor but feel I have to because that appears to be where the mark originates. any advice please


Answers :

There is a mode in which you can lock up the mirror and shutter blades so that the sensor is exposed. Use a appropriate cleaning kit and avoid touching the sensor.
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Canon EOS 400D Digital Camera

Tips for a great answer:

- Provide details, support with references or personal experience .
- If you need clarification, ask it in the comment box .
- It's 100% free, no registration required.

Suggested Questions/Answers :

I have a Canon EOS 400D. Photographs are appearing with what looks like round marks or bubbles in the image. I've cleaned and changed the lenses but it still appears. I am wary about cleaning inside the camera and especially the sensor but feel I have to because that appears to be where the mark originates. any advice please


There is a mode in which you can lock up the mirror and shutter blades so that the sensor is exposed. Use a appropriate cleaning kit and avoid touching the sensor. ... Canon EOS 400D Digital Camera

Camera cleaning Where can i take my Canon EOS Rebel XT camerato get it cleaned on the inside? It is not the sensor that needs cleaning


I don't know where you live, so hard to say. I suggest www.411.com and search for a camera shop close to where you live, or another option is to call the number listed on the canon site\015\012\011\011\011\011\011\011\015\012\011\011\011\ ... Canon Rebel XT / EOS 350D Digital Camera

Spots on the pic picture especially when zoomed in. I think there is dust inside the camera. Can it be taken apart to clean it without messing something up? How?


Hi, if you need to clean your camera from the inside, I´d strongly advice you take it to a shop where they do it for you. It is not easy to disassemble and cleaning is more difficult than one would think. Even a small dust particle can scratch ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W100 Digital Camera

I have a Panasonic Lumix digital camera model DMC-TZ3. It fell into a toilet 8 months ago. I know gross. Fell when the water was still clean.Camera seemed dead. Found it in my garage the other day and stuck the battery in it and it came to life and takes pictures. Problem is that the inside of the lens needs to be cleaned as the water dried inside and left it smudged. Camera shop wants $161.00 to clean it. A new camera of this model is on Amazon for same price. How do I get inside the len


For reparing estimates cost of camerahttp://www.advancecamera.com/repairthe link will help you to ... Digital Cameras

My wife has a Canon 60D DSLR camera. When she looks through the view finder, it looks like the lens has a speck of dust on it as she can see it in the viewfinder. She has swapped lenses and the spec is still there. She used the auto clean function for the sensor, but the spec hasn't moved, This is almost a brand new camera. Should we clean the sensor by hand? If so, how do you do it?


Take a couple of pictures, over a dark background, if you can see the spec of dust on them, the problem might be in the mirror. Now, if the dust does not appear on the pictures, it's either on the viewfinder, or somewhere else out of the way of the s ... Canon EOS 60D Digital Camera

Reset option and clean sensor option are not visible in set up menu. Canon D20 I had a two spots that kept appearing in the same area of the photo so I looked at the manual and did the clean sensor function a couple of times and the spots remain. I had also done a reset all functions since my stepson gave me the camera and I wanted to restore it to its original settings. Now I don't see either the clean sensor option or the reset in the set up menu. Help!


First of all - great camera! Check out http://www.dpreview.com/reviews/canoneos20d/ for a lot more information on the functionality. The sensor clean functio ... Canon Digital Cameras

Cleaning cassette I do not have any knowledge of camera fixing and such. So if I am correct, there is a cassette to clean the inside of my camera (the one you suggested to me earlier)? And that should fix the dirty video head?


What model and brand of camera do you have and what exactly the problem with camera. ... Digital Cameras

I have a sony cybershot dsc-p200 digital camera. There is a spot that shows up on pictures that appears to be dust or moisture residue on the lense. I have cleaned the outside lense several times and it appears that the spot is on the inside. How do I clean the inside of the lense?


Had same problem. Only sony can fix it(dust inside the lens). The lens assembly is such that it is integrated into the body. I tried removing as much as i could, but opening lens assembly requires special tools that only Sony has(even ca ... Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-P200 Digital Camera

Kodak C875 digital camera, dirt inside lens problem. Is is possible for me to disassemble and clean the lens? Or is this something an expert should do? I had dropped the camera in a creek-- when it dried out, everything works fine, but there is dried dirt inside of the lens which creates a blurry spot in every photo. TIA. --Kay


I've just do this. Unfortunatly there isn't any service manual in Internet :(\015\012I did it on myself. Here are photos of disasseble:\015\012http ... Kodak EasyShare C875 Digital Camera

I have a Canon SD780IS camera and now notice dark spots on the pictures. I tried cleaning the front of the lens with a Q-tip but they did not go away or move around. I have 2 such cameras . One with 6-8 spots and my new one with one spot. Is there a sensor that one can clean. Does anyone else have this problem


To thansen 3:\012\012Yes, eventually everyone who owns this camera will see these dust orbs in every photo they take once the problem appears, and the problem continues to worsen until you will see no image at all. I've had my SD780IS for about ... Canon PowerShot SD780 IS / IXUS 100 IS Digital Camera

I applied lens cleaning fluid directly to the lens of my camera, a Fuji F50FD digital compact, but it seems to have leaked into the lens housing. Any photos I now take appear with mutiple fine white streaks across them. Curiously, when I shoot in video mode the footage appears completely unaffected. Is this something that I can fix myself - is it just a question of taking the camera apart, then cleaning the inside with care? Or would the lens housing now to be replaced?


This is not something I would recommend you do without the proper knowledge or alignment tools. You would probably just end up with a brick instead of a camera. Sending it to a repair center would be very expensive. Possibly much more than the camera ... Fuji Finepix F50FD Digital Camera

How do you open the camera properly to clean the sensor of the Fuji F700 digital camera? We've had it for some time, and all of a sudden it has a dust spot in the same place on all the images. Have already checked, and the lens itself is clean.


... Fuji FinePix F700 Digital Camera

My Canon 5D mkI turns on ok, will focus, displays top and back, but it will not take a shot. I have two batteries, both which I have charged to full and tried (display shows full charge). I have also tried two seperate CF cards. I have tried cleaning all contacts. Still it won't take a photo. The shutter will work when I use the "clean sensor" function though. Also, I have reset all settings on the camera. Anyone know why the camera isn't firing off a shot?


Hicould you tell me the amount of shot number when you put memory card in? If yes, please move to manual position from auto on the side of lens. And try to press release button.there is other one thing you have to chack selftime release working or n ... Canon EOS-5D Digital Camera

Hi, I have two Cannon 40D Cameras and am experiencing problems with both at the moment. One Camera is very slow after pushing the button to take a photo. I have checked all of the batteries and this is not the problem. The other camera will take 4/5 shots without a problem then as I am taking the shot I feel like the camera flutters, the lcd screen shows an error symbol and says the contacts between the lens needs cleaning. When I turn the camera on and off it fixes the problem temporarily but i


Problems like these can be addressed by Canonusa.com which can be contacted at 1-800-OK-CANON.\015\012 ... Digital Cameras

When the camera is exposed to hot temperatures 100 plus the camera will not focus properly the image on the screen jumps and the lens or focus feature inside the camera vibrates you can feel the movement through the metal case. This does not seem to occur in cooler weather only after the camera is opened and closed several times in hot weather.


There is steady shot mechanism located at end of lens assembly, that mechanism gone bad and vibrates, replacement of that mechanism will fix your camera issue.Local camera repair shop will do this job as camera will take apart to replace defect ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T70 Digital Camera

Fujifilm S5 Pro Camera laid still for 1 month not charged. Initially when turned on it refuse to see main original battery as charged. After cleaning of contacts-it saw it. Ok. Solved. But, main problem: Camera don't see no one from four 4Gb CF-cards, which it saw wonderfull before. Actually-raction on card inpup taking place-[-E-] changing to [ ]. But as You can see-no frame counting, and camera dont turning on with CF inside, only if it token out of camera. No idea how to solve and


Hi,\015\012\015\012If the card contacts is not perfectly seating on the card or if the card is corrupted you may get the E error, when you switch on the fuji camera..\015\012\015\012First connect the card to the C ... Digital Cameras

Clean dust spot from camera sensor


... Fuji FinePix F700 Digital Camera

I am not sure whether this feedback will work for me or not but still I must say that I am totally dissatisfy with canon DSLR camera and it?s service that is available in Kolkata. 16 months ago I bought a canon EOS 1000D (SN. 730203665) camera. Two months ago I found a problem that, the images I took, a black spot was coming on the top of all the images. I went to the local canon service center in Kolkata they advised that the sensor needs to be cleaned and I handover the camera to them for c


Believe it or not, most cameras come with "factory dust" just waiting to float onto your sensor. Cleaning it is quite easy with the right tools. Google the words..."cleaning a DSLR sensor" and you will find numerous sites that will explain the proced ... Canon Digital Cameras

Hello there. I have a brand new Kodak 'EasyShare M530' digital camera which is supposed to take 12 Megapixel photo's. I have only had the camera two weeks and the screen is now pinky/red and every photo it takes is out of focus with a red tint on it. Can you please help? I am not sure if it is inside the camera or perhaps the lense. I have cleaned the lense but the pink/redish tint still remains. I might have to take it back but just wondered what an expert would think of this. Kind rega


Take it back....it's not going to get better. ... Kodak Easyshare M753 Digital Camera

Nikon Coolpix S3 camera does not get any camera input, even though the lense cover is open. the screen/menu's for the camera are ok. resetting and reformatting made no change. could this be a sensor problem? I do not get any bad mechanical sounds, so i get the feeling machanical things are ok.


... Nikon Coolpix S3 Digital Camera

Camera has condensation inside. Can I clean lenses and how?


HelloOk, i had the exact same problem, and all i did was to put the camera in a sealed container wth about 2 cups of rice. I left it in there for 2 days.I really hope this can be of help.Kind regardsAndrea ... Digital Cameras

I can't get to the camera sensor to clean it.


Google the words...cleaning an SLR sensor...you will be taken to sites offering complete directions and pictures. ... Digital Cameras

I received a Canon PowerShot SD870IS Digital ELPH as a present for Christmas. Unfortunately, my apartment caught fire three weeks ago. My Camera was in its case. the case is burnt on the outside and the camera looked dirty on the outside. It seems to be working but I am just worried that there might be some more damage in the inside. Shall I send it to Canon for an overhaul? What do you suggest? I cleaned the outside but I am still not sure. Please help!


Hi,If it is not under warranty and the camera is working good and your not facing any problems then i believe that you don't need to send it for a service.If it is still under warranty then please go ahead.The service will be free o ... Digital Cameras

I have a finepix s6500fd and recently dropped it in a river. The camera has dryed out very well and works, but I have now got water marks on the inside of the lens. How can I get into the camera to clean it?


Unfortunately, the lens on the 6500fd is not a removable lens, and if the water is on the inside of the glass, you will want to send it in for a good cleaning. \015\012\015\012The problem with electronics getting a bath is that although ... Fuji Digital Cameras

My daughter's digital camera is foggy on the inside of the lens. Any chance this will resolve itself? No idea what happened to it. I've wiped the lens clean on the outside but see it's still foggy on the inside.


HI there put it in sunlight for few hours & watch it every 10 minutes ok. After that if its not clear then visit the service center. They will clean it . May be free of coast or max 10 USD they charged. Its happened when you use in in a cold and ... Polaroid I1037 Digital Camera
  • Start your question with What, Why, How, When, etc. and end with a "?"
  • Be clear and specific
  • Use proper spelling and grammar
all rights reserved to the respective owners || www.lionebra.com || Terms of Use || Contact || Privacy Policy
Load time: 0.3754 seconds